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The Chicago-Based Scientist Who Helped Find Art-World Frauds

Clip: 06/14/2021 | 5m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

Walter McCrone championed the light microscope — and used it to analyze art world treasures and frauds. The late scientist is featured in the recently released Netflix documentary series “This Is a Robbery” and appeared years ago on WTTW’s “The New Explorers.”

Aired: 06/14/21

Rating: NR

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